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Doctors test blood samples for the Ebola virus at a mobile laboratory near Monrovia, Liberia. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Doctor Developing Ebola Test That Would Detect Virus In Minutes

New test would be safer for medical workers and could detect the virus in minutes rather than days, says a Tulane doctor.


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Expert: Is a Low-Carb Diet Better Than a Low-Fat Diet?

A new study finds the best diet for weight loss and heart health may be a low-carb diet.


Emily Nappi (left) with Mikayla Stern-Ellis. (credit: Claire Brown/Tulane Hullabaloo - Facebook/Mikayla Stern-Ellis)

Freshmen Who Met At College Find Out They’re Sisters After Discovering They Share Same Sperm Donor

Two freshmen at Tulane University got a shock of a lifetime after finding out they were half-sisters when they discovered they shared the same sperm donor.


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Tulane Player In Stable Condition After Fracturing Spine Making Tackle

Loved ones and teammates of a Tulane University football player who fractured his spine while making a tackle will face an agonizing wait to learn how serious the injury is and whether it will leave him paralyzed.